Difference between Xiaomi Mi 9 and Samsung Galaxy Note 8: Specs


Difference between the Xiaomi Mi 9 smartphone and the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 mobile, with the technical details, but also the respective performances. The first phone is operating with the Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 processor, which has 8 cores, 8 threads, an energy-efficient frequency of 1,8 GHz, a high-performance frequency of 2,8 GHz. The second is working with the Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processor, with 8 cores, 8 threads, its initial frequency is 1,9 GHz, its maximum frequency is 2,5 GHz.

Specifications:

Smartphone Xiaomi Mi 9 Samsung Galaxy Note 8
Model version(s) Xiaomi Cepheus Samsung SM-N950U
Release date Q1 2019 Q3 2017
Dimensions 6.20 x 2.94 x 0.30 in 6.40 x 2.94 x 0.34 in
Weight 6.1 oz 6.88 oz
Body Back glass,
aluminum frame
Front & back glass,
aluminum frame
Screen size, colours 6.39 inches, 16M colors 6.3 inches, 16M colors
Screen type Super AMOLED Super AMOLED
Resolution 1080 x 2340 pixels 1440 x 2960 pixels
Screen ratio 19.5:9 18.5:9
Density 403 ppi 521 ppi
Operating system Android 9.0 Android 7.1.1
Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 Qualcomm Snapdragon 835
Lithography 7 nm FinFET 10 nm FinFET LPE
Cores 8 8
Threads 8 8
High-performance cores 1x Cortex-A76 @2.84 GHz
3x Cortex-A76 @2.42 GHz
4x Cortex-A73 @2.45 GHz
Energy-efficient cores 4x Cortex-A55 @1.8 GHz 4x Cortex-A53 @1.9 GHz
GPU Adreno 640 Adreno 540
Memory 6 / 8 GB RAM 6 GB RAM
Storage 64 / 128 GB 64 / 256 GB
Memory card Up to 512 GB
Camera 48 MP, f/1.8
16 MP, f/2.2, 13mm
12 MP, f/2.2, 54mm
12 MP, f/1.7, 26mm
12 MP, f/2.4, 52mm
Front camera 20 MP, f/2.0, 0.9┬Ám 8 MP, f/1.7, 25mm
Video 2160p30/60,
1080p30/120/240/960
2160p30,
1080p60,
720p240
WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP, LE 5.0, A2DP, LE
USB 2.0, Type-C 1.0 3.1, Type-C 1.0
Battery capacity 3,300 mAh 3,300 mAh
Battery type Non-removable Li-Po Non-removable Li-Ion
Versatile use autonomy ~ 15 hours and 50 minutes ~ 10 hours and 30 minutes
DxOMark 107 94
AnTuTu 372,000 201,700
Geekbench 4 single core 3,512 1,781
Geekbench 4 multi-core 10,783 6,246
Rating 4.9 / 5 4.3 / 5
Number of reviews 50 1,351
Price $516 $400
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We can thus compare easily the technical specifications between these two smartphones. Both phones have an identical number of cores, the maximum frequency of the Xiaomi Mi 9 is higher. The Xiaomi Mi 9 has a more recent release date.

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